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Westford Vice Chairman of the Board of Selectmen Robert Jeffries

Westford Selectmen Withdraw Proposal To Ban Assault Weapons

A thunderous round of applause and a standing ovation greeted the news Wednesday night that a proposed town bylaw to restrict some assault weapons was going to be officially withdrawn.

02/20/2013

Guns taken off Boston streets.

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Gun Insurance

Be sure to tune in to NightSide, Weeknights at 8 on WBZ NewsRadio 1030.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/21/2013

BJ Escalator 420 by 316

Bradley Jay: ‘Get On Board With An Assault Weapons Ban.’

Many cops and conservatives agree, and those who don’t are getting relegated to the fringe.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/17/2013

President Barack Obama speaks on proposals to reduce gun violence as Vice President Joe Biden watches on January 16, 2013. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Unveils $500 Million Program To Curb Gun Violence

Without waiting for Congress, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced a sweeping $500 million program to curb gun violence.

01/16/2013

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Keller @ Large: Everyone Needs To Take More Responsibility For Gun Violence

Throwing a bunch of executive orders at the problem instead of beginning the long, hard job of promoting personal responsibility in all corners surely isn’t going to get us anywhere.

01/16/2013

Guns for sale are displayed at The Gun Store in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

NH Police Chief Association To Raffle Off 31 Guns

The New Hampshire Association of Chiefs of Police plans to give away 31 firearms, including several semi-automatic weapons, in a raffle to raise money for a youth training academy.

01/12/2013

Guns seized from Jonathan Peters' home

Worcester Firefighter Faces Weapons Charges

A Worcester firefighter is facing dozens of charges. Police say he was stalking his estranged wife and had an arsenal of weapons.

01/09/2013

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NH House Bans Guns In Chamber, Gallery

The ban, approved 196-153, ends at the doors to the chamber, which mean lawmakers and the public can carry weapons elsewhere in the Statehouse complex.

01/02/2013

Praying with Our Feet: Rally Against Gun Violence in Copley. (Photo: United Synagogue Youth/Facebook)

Thousands Rally Against Gun Violence In Copley Square

Some 1,000 United Synagogue Youth students turned out in Copley Square Wednesday to advocate against gun violence.

12/26/2012

A woman at a shooting range

Gun Permits Surge In Massachusetts

Even before the Connecticut school shooting, more and more people in Massachusetts were looking to get a gun.

12/20/2012

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